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Species: Camponotus empedocles   Emery, 1920 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Camponotus (Myrmoturba) thales var. empedocles Emery, 1920d 10.5281/zenodo.25547 PDF: 6 (s.w.) ZIMBABWE. Afrotropic. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

[First available use of Camponotus maculatus thales empedocles Forel, 1913k PDF: 224; unavailable name.].
Raised to species: Collingwood, 1985 PDF: 279.

Taxon Page Images:

photo: Andrew Hankey, Johannesburg


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: South Africa, Swaziland, Zimbabwe
    Asia: Saudi Arabia, Yemen
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Afrotropical, Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 1 times ground forager(s).

Elevations: collected at 2600 m

Type specimens: syntype of Camponotus empedocles: casent0910115, casent0910116

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